University of California, Berkeley – painting and interior design

California College of Arts & Crafts, Oakland –design 

National Academy of Art, NY – life drawing and portraiture

N.Y. School of Interior Design, NYC – architectural drafting and design


Studied (from California to Connecticut) with

George Post, Rex Brandt, Mario Cooper, Jade Fon, Richard Yip, and Charles Reid


Shows, Awards:

San Francisco Women Artists – exhibits at De Young Museum and other SF venues

American Watercolor Society Shows, NY and U.S. Traveling Exhibit

New England Artist Shows at Silvermine, CT

Portrait cited in N.Y. Times

Athenaeum, Hartford, CT – president’s prize

National Academy of Art, NYC, General Electric prize



American Watercolor Society – Signature Member since 1981

San Francisco Women Artists – elected president, 1975

Art League of the East Bay – past president

Oakland Art Association – artist member and board member

Orinda Art Center – watercolor instructor

Silvermine Guild of Artists, New Canaan, CT - artist member

Artists’ Council, Westport, CT – artist member


Invited Participant:

Beijing China – Cultural Exchange Program, Watercolorists from U..S. 

& Great Britain, 1993

International Artists painting trips to Tuscany, Italy, 1999 – 2004

France, Area of Provence, various trips through 2006

Plein Air Annual – Carmel, CA 

Currently with “Local Color” – plein air group in Carmel, CA


Watercolor Workshops held in studio currently 

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